President of International Olympic Committee, IOC Thomas Bach on Wednesday expressed happiness over the warm welcome reception given to him by Nigerian on his visit to giant of Africa.
IOC President in company of ANOCA President Mustapha Berraf came through a chartered flight to Nnamidi Azikwe with his entourange at 4:30PM with hundred of Nigerian besieged the Airport to welcome the IOC scribe.
While speaking on his arrival IOC President said, “i am happy to be in Nigeria, this is year of olympic tokoy 2020 it is very pleased to be in Nigeria.”
Also speaking, was Minister of Youth and Sports Mr Sunday Dare expressed; “We welcome IOC president and ANOCA President as well as the entire team to Nigeria very warmly the two days will be exciting, we have lined up a number of activities most importantly the commissioning of ANOCA headquarter.
“Visiting of the School, we all know Olympics value the visit to school, he will also be at the MKO Abiola stadium as well as meeting the President Muhammadu Buhari in Villa.”